Welcome to The Gathering Place

The Gathering Place offers free programs and services to help individuals and families cope with the impact of cancer in their lives. Our staff can provide help via phone and through our virtual programs. Contact Beth Bennett, Chief Program Officer, via email or at 216.455.1517 to get connected.

If you are new to The Gathering Place, we invite you to take part in our Welcoming Orientation offered virtually on Mondays at 6:30pm, Wednesdays at 12:00pm or Saturdays at 10:30am. To register for the session that fits your schedule click here.

The Regina Brett Wig Salon in Beachwood provides a free synthetic wig to women experiencing hair loss from cancer treatment. Call Eileen Coan at 216.455.1504 or email at coan@touchedbycancer.org to make an appointment.

Download a pdf of our October-December 2020 program calendar by clicking here.

The Gathering Place Referral Form for Healthcare Professionals - Please click here to download

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Cancer & COVID-19

When COVID-19 first shut things down back in March, people already dealing with cancer quickly found how how much more their lives could be disrupted. Whether you were the patient,...


Coping with the Stress of a Cancer Diagnosis

When you or someone you love is diagnosed with cancer, your stress can increase. There is the shock of hearing those words; the exhaustion of so many appointments with so...


Helping Families Cope with Cancer

The Gathering Place is here to help you and your children and teens cope with the impact of cancer in your family. Our free programs and services are help families...

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The Gathering Place's funding comes from individuals, families, organizations, foundations and corporations, through our Tribute program, Annual Fund, Special Events and TGP Warehouse sales. We are a qualified 501(c)3 tax-exempt charitable organization.
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